|V.iolet - Ack [slapmp3_008] - Violet|
Washington, D.C.-based act V.IOLET is Jeff Surak, one half of the duo V. with releases on Bake/Staalplaat, Public Eyesore, and their own label ZEROMOON Recordings (http://www.zeromoon.com). In the vein of cut-paste-loop ambient industrial musics, "ack" is a new 2-track, 17-minute affair which makes adept use of all musical dichotomies: loud/quiet, noise/melody, high/low, tension/release. Surak develops his pieces around the delicate balance of these extreme perceptual thresholds...
Keywords: Experimental; Ambient/noise; Ambient; Drones
|Chefkirk - Clear Cutting [slapmp3_026] - chefkirk|
The machine you touch each day is capable of many things. It speaks, it talks, it moves in its own way. 99% of all people though use their machines for their intended use. It never speaks, it never talks, it never gets to move. The other 1% are led by chefkirk, forever searching for their machines' pulse. It is a hard thing to feel a heartbeat beneath the cold metal and copper tracings of most machines for sure...
Keywords: Found Sounds; Ambient/noise; Loud/noise; Clickpunk
Downloads: 928 (1 review)
|Omnid - Muhheakunnuk [slapmp3_016] - Omnid|
Albert Casais (0mnid) is another tri-state recordist. His technique on "Muhheakunnuk" is more literal, juxtaposing transparent sound sources against one another to create a separate reality. Places that exist simultaneously and forever but never together.
Keywords: Field Recordings; Ambient/noise; Sound Art
Downloads: 1,245 (1 review)